Program details

Program details

Enrollment:  8 interns per year.

Program length: 10 months (Aug. 20, 2012 - May 8, 2013) 40 hours/week

Emphasis: Community and public health nutrition

Faculty/staff: Deb Myers, Ed D, RD, LD, Dietetics program director
Jennifer Little, RD, LD, Experiential coordinator

Costs: Tuition of $15,000 includes 18 hours graduate credit and 2-day RD exam review course

Additional costs:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics student membership ($50)
  • Liability insurance (approx. $60)
  • BCI and FBI background check ($60)
  • Two lab coats (approx. $80)
  • Books and supplies (up to $400)

Interns are expected to provide for their own housing and living expenses, physical exam and transportation. On-campus intern housing is available at an additional cost.

Application process

  • Complete information form below
  • E-mail DICAS application, including personal statement, to  
  • Send $50 application fee, payable to Bluffton University, to:
    Deb Myers, Ed D, RD, LD
    Bluffton University
    1 University Drive 57
    Bluffton OH 45817-2104